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Waukegan To College creates brighter futures for students, families, and communities by preparing students to enroll in and graduate from college.
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Waukegan to College 6h
We are holding an information session on March 6th from 6-7pm for prospective students and their families to learn more about what we offer. To RSVP for this event please visit our website and complete the registration form. We hope to see you there!
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Waukegan to College Feb 13
For our February workshop, we held a Summer Camp Fair! Our students met with representatives from all kinds of camps and learned about potential summer options for them. A huge thank you goes out to all of our guests for braving the winter weather and joining us for the fair!
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Waukegan to College Jan 31
Did you know W2C is also on Instagram? Follow our official W2C Instagram page to keep up with everything happening at W2C.
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Waukegan to College Jan 25
2 of our students were recently named 'Illinois State Scholars' by ISAC. The criteria for this honor includes high scores on the SAT, ACT or PSAE, as well as ranking in the top 10 percent of their high school class. Congrats to Estrella and Anjelica on this incredible honor!
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Waukegan to College Jan 18
Interested in learning more about the many ways to support our students on their academic journey? Visit our website for volunteer opportunities
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Waukegan to College Jan 18
Thank you for joining us last night, and making college a reality for first-generation students and families in Waukegan. We hope you found our students and mentor's stories to be an inspiration.
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Waukegan to College Jan 17
We are here at Zumbier! For those attending tonight, please park in the back of the building.
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Waukegan to College Jan 17
We look forward to seeing you tonight at ZumBier at 6:30 PM. Only a few spots remain for this free event. RSVP now.
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Waukegan to College Jan 15
Our students had a busy morning! Several W2C students and parents spent part of their morning at helping out at for of Service.
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Waukegan to College Jan 13
W2C students will be participating in MLK Day of Service at sites all throughout Lake County. Stay tuned for updates all day on MLK Day! If you would like to learn more about volunteer opportunities at W2C, consider joining us at ZumBier on 1/17 at 6:30 PM
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Waukegan to College Jan 10
Over the weekend we welcomed back our college students for our annual College Pizza Party! W2C students had the chance to play games with the college students & ask them questions all about college life. Parents also had the chance to ask their questions during a student panel.
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Waukegan to College Jan 9
Mark your calendars! Make your impact in the New Year by becoming a tutor or mentor to a first-generation student. Learn more on January 17th at ZumBier at 6:30 PM. Limited spots available for this free event. RSVP now.
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Waukegan to College Jan 9
Peer mentorship has helped our 2017-2018 college freshmen face the challenges of being a first-generation college student. Check out our feature in the detailing the first semester of peer mentorship
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Waukegan to College Jan 4
Have you made your New Year’s Resolution? Make college a reality for first- generation students by becoming a W2C volunteer. Learn more on January 17 at ZumBier at 6:30 PM. RSVP now.
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Waukegan to College Dec 30
As we prepare for the new year, we would like to look back on some of our best moments from 2017 and thank all W2C supporters for making it a great year! We can't wait to see what 2018 has in store!
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Waukegan to College Dec 28
Today we are throwing it back to last January's college pizza party! Several of our college students stopped by and talked to current families about their experiences. We can't wait to do this again next month and look forward to catching up with college students!
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Waukegan to College Dec 23
To our Twitter friends, we would like to wish you all a Happy Holiday season filled with peace and joy, from our families to yours. Happy Holidays!
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Waukegan to College Dec 18
It was a festive weekend for W2C! We held our 2nd annual Posada where W2C families & guests were able to get together to celebrate the holidays. Many thanks to our Parent Leader team for organizing the Posada & St Paul's Lutheran Church for letting us use their space!
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Waukegan to College Dec 13
We have our first scholarship winner of the season! Tamara won the Hispanic Heritage Youth Award in Media & Entertainment for her participation in her school newspaper and attending University's Summer Journalism Program.
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